CM Bhagwant Mann to inaugurate 'Khedan Watan Punjab Diyan' on Aug 29

By Shefali Kohli -- August 29, 2022 10:10 am -- Updated:August 29, 2022 5:28 pm

Chandigarh, August 29: On the occasion of National Sports Day 2022, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann is all set to inaugurate the 'Khedan Watan Punjab Diyan 2022' on August 29.

The Punjab government organises the 'Khedan Watan Punjab Diyan' with the objective of connecting people of all ages with sports.

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Notably, traffic in the city will continue to be disrupted as a result of the inauguration ceremony. As a result, schools have declared a half-day on Monday.

The inaugural ceremony of the mega sports event will feature a torch march by renowned sportspersons. Cultural performances by students from schools and colleges will take place at the stadium. There will also be a special entertainment segment at the occasion. Nooran Sisters, singer Ranjit Bawa, and Amrit Mann will present cultural performances on the occasion.


Over 2,500 students from all over the state are expected to attend the inaugural ceremony, which will include cultural performances, a march-past of students from all over the state, and several sports.

As many as fifty children from each district are expected to participate in the march-past, including one flag bearer.

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The event commencing on August 29 from local Guru Gobind Singh Stadium with a torch relay will conclude after two months.

-PTC News

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